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Ikon is an internationally acclaimed art gallery, exhibiting contemporary art in a magnificent neo-gothic school building.
Suitable for all ages. To coincide with Ikon Gallery’s exhibition of fluorescent light works by Dan Flavin (13 April – 26 June), we’ve put together an incandescent, photonic-themed programme of shorts to play throughout the day on Saturday 23 April. Featuring work by Japanese light-painters (and previous Flatpack guests) Tochka, music videos full of slow […]
To coincide with RIFFS, an exhibition of Yto Barrada’s work at Ikon Gallery in May/June, we are contributing to a canalside film programme which will run over three weekends. Designed to reflect Barrada’s ‘double life’ as founding director of the Cinémathèque de Tanger, these screenings will explore migration and exile, links between Europe and North […]
Dir. José Val del Omar / Spain 1955 / 23 min Cert (PG)* José Val del Omar was a restless experimental filmmaker and inventor of audio-visual gadgetry who somehow managed to carve out a career in Franco’s Spain. This beautifully impressionistic portrait of the Alhambra forms the first part of his Elementary Triptych of Spain, a patch-work […]